Malcolm Brogdon scored 22 points, Justin Anderson re-emerged as a scoring threat and second-seeded Virginia survived another opening-round scare.
The Cavaliers (47-13) and Maryland (39-21) open the best-of-three super regional on Saturday.
Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 to advance to East Regional final.
GW and AU have never gone dancing in the same year before and that this is only the third year since 1978 that Maryland and Georgetown have both failed to do so.
Jim Boeheim had no concerns when No. 12 Virginia pounded the ball inside to Akil Mitchell and Mike Tobey in the first half against Syracuse’s zone.
Conference tournaments around college basketball get under way this week and now we try to identify NCAA Tournament bid thieves.
The Maryland defense came in to Saturday’s game against UVA ranked #7 in the country, and despite allowing some big runs to Virginia throughout the day, the best defense in the ACC put the clamps […]
George Mason (6-3) struggled with 20 turnovers in their 68-48 loss at Virginia (8-1) Tuesday night. Ryan Pearson was one of three Patriots with 9 points
This Saturday in College Park, Maryland and Virginia will renew acquaintances for the 54th straight year. The states are political and economic rivals, but not so much when it comes to sports although they’ve been competing against each other throughout the ACC’s six decades.